by Inge Dam
These unique handwoven fabrics incorporating tablet woven borders and accent bands are inspired by ancient textiles discovered in Danish Bogs and burial sites. In this book the author describes the five tablet weaving techniques she uses. They are:
- Warp-Twined Tablet Weaving
- Regular Double-Faced Tablet Weaving
- Double-Faced 3/1 Broken Twill
- "Missed Hole" Technique
- Pebble Weave with TabletsThe book explains her process for incorporating tablet weaving into loom-woven fabrics. She shares some unique border treatments and embellishments and provides pattern motifs and project ideas. The instructions are clear and well illustrated with over 320 photos (all in color), diagrams and drawings. Weavers who wish to expand the possibilities for creating decorative and fashion fabrics will find this a valuable guide. Tablet weavers will find exciting new applications for their weaving.